6-Day Visit To Rural African Village Completely Changes Woman's Facebook Profile Picture
ST. LOUIS-Calling the experience "completely transformative," local 22-year-old Angela Fisher told reporters Tuesday…
52 signs you shouldn't become an aid worker
1. Your picture is on Humanitarians of Tinder. 2. Your blog is filled with photos of children of different ethnicities…
From cluster meetings to sunsetting: how to speak development (jargon)
Pity the poor development professional. Not only are we underpaid and under-appreciated compared to our friends in the…
For the charitable donor.
(Requires VPN if outside US.)
Resulting campaign, with more videos.
Radi-Aid Awards 2016
Awarding the Rusty Radiator Award to fundraising campaigns focused on stereotypes and the Golden Radiator Award to…
For the fan of innovation.
(and it’s a real organization to fund and reward for its ingenuity)
For the selfless adventurer/explorer/expat.
Why I Quit My Job to Travel the World - The New Yorker
On paper, my life seemed great. I had a dream job, a swanky apartment, and a loving girlfriend. But something was off…
For the romantic. These two are real.
“Tsunami and the Single Girl: One woman’s journey to become an aid worker and find love.” Set in humanitarian disaster zones around the world, Tsunami and the Single Girl is the story of Krissy Nicholson’s journey to become an aid worker and her (seemingly) never-ending search to find a soul mate.
And about another book in the same vein, a nice response to the Louise Linton gap year book fiasco:
How My Dream Gap Year In Europe Turned Into A Nightmare
The scraggly shrubs above me had eliminated what little moonlight there was and plunged me into inky blackness…
For the white savior.
Kudos to the person putting in this much effort.
Barbie Savior (@barbiesavior) * Instagram photos and videos
Jesus. Adventures. Africa. Two worlds. One love. Babies. Beauty. Not qualified. Called. 20 years young. It's not about…
But reality is very similar. humanitariansoftinder.com
For the Taylor Swift fan. On current pop culture portrayals of Africa.